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CN - Little Wabash River Bridge

Photos 

Photo taken by Robert Stephenson in April 2009

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BH Photo #164044

Map 

Street View 

Facts 

Overview
Open-spandrel arch bridge over Little Wabash River on Canadian National Railway
Location
Effingham County, Illinois
Status
Open to traffic
History
Built 1902
Builder
- Illinois Steel Co. of Chicago, Illinois
Railroads
- Canadian National Railway (CN)
- Illinois Central Railroad (IC; ICG (1972-1988))
Design
Open-spandrel arch
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 60.0 ft.
Total length: 125.0 ft.
Also called
IC - Little Wabash River Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+38.99000, -88.58684   (decimal degrees)
38°59'24" N, 88°35'13" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
16/362569/4316863 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Hord
Inventory number
BH 45136 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • September 18, 2019: Updated by John Marvig: Added information from IC Track Profile
  • October 8, 2013: New Street View added by J.P.
  • May 2, 2010: Added by Robert Stephenson

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